R Kelly breaks down during interview about sexual abuse allegations

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CBS reporter Gayle King kicks off the interview with asking Kelly whether he's been with underage girls before. "I'm telling y'all. I flew in on a helicopter with a damn puppy", Kelly exclaimed. "I just kept thinking "Okay, Robert, go ahead" and that's what I said". "We have never asked R. Kelly for money", the statement said. "This not me", he said.

Kelly is charged in Chicago with aggravated sexual abuse pertaining to four women years ago, including three who were underage at the time.

He was prepared to pay up to $60,000 of what he owed to his former wife, Andrea Kelly, and their three children, but the judge required the full amount.

At one stage, Ms King suggested that Mr Kelly sounded like he was "playing the victim card". Kelly pleaded not guilty to the charges, which stem from alleged abuse that took place over 12 years.

The embattled singer was also arrested on Wednesday following a child support hearing in Chicago.

His attorney, Steve Greenberg, has said his client is innocent. "You're killing me with this shit", Kelly said.

The pair, Azriel Clary, 21, and Joycelyn Savage, 23, live with Kelly and said they are in a relationship with him. "He's a manipulative liar", she said, adding that when she first met Kelly, her "parents told [her] to lie about [her] age" and tell him she was 18 (she was 17 at the time).

Before and after the segment, Gayle King noted that R. Kelly entered the room during the interview from Clary and Savage despite having promised not to do so.

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"What kind of father, what kind of mother would sell their daughter to a man?"

CBS said it would air additional footage from the CBS interview on Wednesday and Thursday (local time). "These are all fucking lies for money", she added, as Savage rubbed her back to comfort her.

If you get someone who is ranting and raving, I would never let that kind of person ever do an interview. He claims that the only thing that he's guilty of is "having a big heart" and King says that she believes he's honest, although he has acknowledged that he's made mistakes. Though he was "around the corner" and the interviewees couldn't see him, King noted that he would "cough very loudly, so they were aware that he was there". In his heart, mind, body and soul he believes he's done no wrong.

He denied abusing his ex-wife. King then asked whether they have a "three-way sexual relationship" with the singer, but the women shied away from answering. Kelly, who was acquitted on child pornography charges in 2008, came under scrutiny in January when the docuseries Surviving R. Kelly explored longstanding rumors about his behavior with women.

"I'm trying to have a relationship with my kids and I can't do it" because of the sexual abuse allegations, he shouted. "I've made mistakes. But I'm not a devil and by no means am I a monster". Kelly's team only had two stipulations, King said. Andrea Kelly was not at the hearing and her attorney declined to comment.

Authorities are looking into a woman's claims that R&B singer R. Kelly had sex with her in 2001 in Detroit when she was 13 years old.

According to those reports, the star allegedly seduced a number of young women with the promise of helping them kickstart a music career, only to "groom" them into being his personal sex objects for whom he allegedly controlled every aspect of their lives. "I have been assassinated".

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